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{{tnr}}'''Jeffrey Mursau''' (b. June 12, 1954) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing the 36th District since 2005. Prior to his election Mursau served as President of Crivitz Village from 1991-2004.
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{{tnr}}'''Jeffrey Mursau''' (b. June 12, 1954) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 36. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.
  
Mursau has worked as an electrical contractor, restaurant owner, and small business owner. He is a member of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, Crivitz Lions Club, Saint Mary's Catholic Church, and Wings Over Wisconsin.<Ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51836 Project Vote Smart - Assemblyman Mursau]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Mursau has worked as an electrical contractor, restaurant owner, and small business owner. Prior to his election Mursau served as President of Crivitz Village from 1991 to 2004.
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<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51836 Project Vote Smart - Assemblyman Mursau]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Mursau served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year =2013
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Agriculture
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|Committee2 =Environment and Forestry
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|Chair2=Chair
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|Committee3 = Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage
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|Committee4 = Rural Affairs
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|Committee5 = State and Federal Relations
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Mursau has been appointed to these committees:
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During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Mursau served on these committees:
* [[Agriculture Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Agriculture Committee]]
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* [[Forestry Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Forestry Committee]], Chair
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Natural Resources Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Natural Resources Committee]], Chair
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|State =Wisconsin
Workforce Development
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Agriculture
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|Chair2=Chair
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|Committee2 = Forestry
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|Chair3=Chair
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|Committee3 = Natural Resources
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|Committee4 =Workforce Development
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|Committee5 =
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|Collapse=Yes
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Mursau served on these committees:
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During the 2009-2010 legislative session, Mursau served on these committees:
* [[Forestry Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Forestry Committee]]
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* [[Natural Resources Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Natural Resources Committee]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Workforce Development Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Workforce Development Committee]]
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|State =Wisconsin
*Special Committee on State-Tribal Relations
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Forestry
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|Committee2 = Natural Resources
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|Committee3 =Workforce Development
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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|Collapse=Yes
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}}
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==Issues==
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===Sponsored legislation=== 
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Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
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*AB-156 OWI monetary and imprisonment penalties changed; counting number of convictions by the court revised; county can ask DOT not to reinstate operating privileges until person has reimbursed county for jail costs
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*AB-200 School term: 180 day requirement eliminated; minimum hours of instruction retained
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*AB-335 Alcohol beverages consumed in public places: prohibition exception for event at and sponsored by private colleges
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For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the [http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&d=indxauth&jd=A36 House site].
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
Mursau is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 36|District 36]]. Mursau is running unopposed in the [[Republican]] primary on August 14, 2012. [[Dorothy Kegley]] is running unopposed in the [[Democratic]] primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>  
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Mursau won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 36|District 36]]. Mursau ran unopposed in the [[Republican]] primary on August 14 and defeated [[Dorothy Kegley]] (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|party3 =-
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|winner1 =Jeffrey Mursau
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|Inc1 =Y
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|candidate2 = Dorothy Kegley
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|candidate3 =''Scattering''
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|votes1 = 15886
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|votes2 = 10997
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|votes3 =19
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}}
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===2010===
 
===2010===
  
 
:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
  
Mursau was re-elected to [[Wisconsin State Assembly]] District 36. He defeated Democrat [[Anne Woznicki]] in the general election on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]. He was unopposed in the [[Primary election dates in 2010|September 14, 2010]] primary election. <ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
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Mursau was re-elected to [[Wisconsin State Assembly]] District 36. He defeated Democrat [[Anne Woznicki]] in the general election on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]. He was unopposed in the [[Primary election dates in 2010|September 14, 2010]] primary election.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
  
 
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==Sponsored legislation==  
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==Campaign donors==
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
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{{Comprehensive donor history
*AB-156 OWI monetary and imprisonment penalties changed; counting number of convictions by the court revised; county can ask DOT not to reinstate operating privileges until person has reimbursed county for jail costs
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|Name = Mursau
*AB-200 School term: 180 day requirement eliminated; minimum hours of instruction retained
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|Full name = Jeffrey Mursau
*AB-335 Alcohol beverages consumed in public places: prohibition exception for event at and sponsored by private colleges
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|year = 2004
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|Editdate = June 6, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=7324 ''followthemoney.org'', "Mursau, Jeffrey L," accessed June 6, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 17666
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36]]
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|totalraised2010 = 29965
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36]]
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|totalraised2008 = 74812
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2008|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36]]
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|totalraised2006 = 37527
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2006|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36]]
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|totalraised2004 = 69501
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2004|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36]]
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}}
  
For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the [http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&d=indxauth&jd=A36 House site].
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Mursau
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|full Name = Jeffrey Mursau
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143407
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 17,666
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|org1 = Greason, Alvin A
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|org2 = Wisconsin Energy Corp
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|org3 = John Deere & Co
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|org4 = Meyer For Assembly
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|org5 = Operating Engineers Local 139
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|orgamount1 = 600
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
==Campaign donors==
 
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Mursau received $29,965 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=WI&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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{{SLP donor box 2010
 
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|name = Mursau  
{{slp donor box 2010
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|full Name = Jeffrey Mursau
|Chamber = Wisconsin State Assembly
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131630
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
 
|party = Republican
 
|party = Republican
|total raised = $29,965
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|total raised = 29,965
 
|org1 = Greason, Alvin A
 
|org1 = Greason, Alvin A
|org2 = Connor, Gordon
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|org2 = Gopac
|org3 = Wisconsin Health Care Association
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|org3 = Ribman, Darcy Lynn
|org4 = Alliant Energy
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|org4 = Wisconsin Dental Association
|org5 = Dean, Robert
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|org5 = Riopel, John R
|orgdonor1 = $750
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|orgamount1 = 750
|orgdonor2 = $500
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|orgamount2 = 500
|orgdonor3 = $500
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|orgamount3 = 500
|orgdonor4 = $500
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|orgamount4 = 500
|orgdonor5 = $500
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|orgamount5 = 500
 
|}}
 
|}}
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===2008===
 
===2008===
The top 5 donors to Mursau's 2008 campaign were all individuals:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110232 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]</ref>{{legislative donor box}}
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{{SLP donor box 2008
|-
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|name = Mursau
| Michels, Kevin P
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|full Name = Jeffrey Mursau
| align="right" | $1,000
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110232
|-
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
| Fabick, Jere C
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|new = no
| align="right" | $1,000
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|party = Republican
|-
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|total raised = 74,812
| Heller, James K
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|org1 = Ramthun Jr, Otto
| align="right" | $1,000
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|org2 = Ribman, Darcy Lynn
|-
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|org3 = Nowicki, John E
| Ribman, Darcy Lynn
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|org4 = Heller, James K
| align="right" | $1,000
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|org5 = Michels, Kevin P
|-
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|orgamount1 = 1000
| Ramthun Jr, Otto
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|orgamount2 = 1000
| align="right" | $1,000
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
  
|}
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===2006===
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name = Mursau
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|full Name = Jeffrey Mursau
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87571
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 37,527
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|org1 = French, James
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|org2 = Scoggins, James
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|org3 = Knox, Brian
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|org4 = Wisconsin Beer Distributors Association
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|org5 = Bechthold, Helen B
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|orgamount1 = 500
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
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===2004===
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{{SLP donor box 2004
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|name = Mursau
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|full Name = Jeffrey Mursau
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=76572
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 69,501
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|org1 = Republican Party of Waukesha County
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|org2 = Wisconsin Republican Party
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|org3 = Walton, Christy R
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|org4 = Walton, Jim
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|org5 = Deutsch, Dick
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|orgamount1 = 100
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|orgamount2 = 859
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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==Personal==
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Mursau is a member of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, Crivitz Lions Club, Saint Mary's Catholic Church, and Wings Over Wisconsin.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51836 Project Vote Smart - Assemblyman Mursau]</ref>
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Jeffrey + Mursau + Wisconsin + Assembly'''"
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.legis.state.wi.us/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=36 Wisconsin Assembly - Representative Jeffrey Mursau]  
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*[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/Pages/leg-info.aspx?d=36 Wisconsin Assembly - Representative Jeffrey Mursau]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=51836 Project Vote Smart profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=51836 Project Vote Smart profile]
* Campaign Contributions:[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110232 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87571 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=76572 2004]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143407 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131630 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110232 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87571 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=76572 2004]
*[http://www.statesurge.com/members/201131-jeffrey-mursau-wisconsin State Surge - legislative and voting track record]
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*[http://www.statesurge.com/members/jeffrey-mursau-wisconsin-209447 State Surge - legislative and voting track record]
 
*[http://www.wisdc.org/assm36.php Wisconsin Democracy Campaign midterm report]
 
*[http://www.wisdc.org/assm36.php Wisconsin Democracy Campaign midterm report]
  
 
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Jeffrey Mursau
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 36
Incumbent
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday06/12/1954
Place of birthOconto Falls, WI
ReligionRoman Catholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jeffrey Mursau (b. June 12, 1954) is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 36. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Mursau has worked as an electrical contractor, restaurant owner, and small business owner. Prior to his election Mursau served as President of Crivitz Village from 1991 to 2004. [1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Mursau served on the following committees:

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture
Environment and Forestry, Chair
Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage
Rural Affairs
State and Federal Relations

2011-2012

During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Mursau served on these committees:

2009-2010

During the 2009-2010 legislative session, Mursau served on these committees:

Issues

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-156 OWI monetary and imprisonment penalties changed; counting number of convictions by the court revised; county can ask DOT not to reinstate operating privileges until person has reimbursed county for jail costs
  • AB-200 School term: 180 day requirement eliminated; minimum hours of instruction retained
  • AB-335 Alcohol beverages consumed in public places: prohibition exception for event at and sponsored by private colleges

For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the House site.

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Mursau won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 36. Mursau ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated Dorothy Kegley (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeffrey Mursau Incumbent 59.1% 15,886
     Democratic Dorothy Kegley 40.9% 10,997
     - Scattering 0.1% 19
Total Votes 26,902

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Mursau was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 36. He defeated Democrat Anne Woznicki in the general election on November 2, 2010. He was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election.[3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jeffrey Mursau (R) 11,170
Anne Woznicki (D) 7,735
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jeffrey L. Mursau (R) 4,638 99.94%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Mursau is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Mursau raised a total of $229,471 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 6, 2013.[4]

Jeffrey Mursau's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36 Won $17,666
2010 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36 Won $29,965
2008 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36 Won $74,812
2006 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36 Won $37,527
2004 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 36 Won $69,501
Grand Total Raised $229,471

2012

Mursau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Mursau raised a total of $17,666.
Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jeffrey Mursau's campaign in 2012
Greason, Alvin A$600
Wisconsin Energy Corp$500
John Deere & Co$500
Meyer For Assembly$500
Operating Engineers Local 139$500
Total Raised in 2012$17,666
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Mursau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2010. During that election cycle, Mursau raised a total of $29,965.

2008

Mursau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2008. During that election cycle, Mursau raised a total of $74,812.

2006

Mursau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2006. During that election cycle, Mursau raised a total of $37,527.

2004

Mursau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2004. During that election cycle, Mursau raised a total of $69,501.

Personal

Mursau is a member of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, Crivitz Lions Club, Saint Mary's Catholic Church, and Wings Over Wisconsin.[5]

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